In this experience of oneness . . . Emerson invites comparisons to mystic poets. And like them, Emerson breaks from her singular experience to take on some of life’s biggest questions: What does it mean to be human? Why do we exist?
Ginny Wiehardt is an award-winning poet with work in over 20 journals and magazines including the Harvard Review, PN Review, Subtropics, and Willow Springs. She has written about books and creative writing for MUTHA Magazine, the Austin American-Statesman, the Strand Magazine, and Scholastic.com. She lives in New York City with her husband and son. Learn more about her work at www.ginnywiehardt.com or connect with her on Twitter at @GinnyWiehardt.